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 Ellis Joseph “Palook” Adams

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Ellis Joseph “Palook” Adams

  • Birth 27 Apr 1925
  • Death 10 Mar 2009
  • Burial Galliano, Lafourche Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 44917569

The Times-Picayune - March 11, 2009
Deceased Name: ADAMS

Ellis Joseph "Palook" Adams

A Mass of Christian burial will be held on March 12th at 12:00 at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Church in Golden Meadow, LA for Ellis Joseph "Palook" Adams. He was a native of Golden Meadow and lifelong resident of Galliano. He passed away at 7:06 AM on Tuesday, March 10, 2009 at his home. Visitation will be from 9:00 to 12:00 in the Church and burial will follow in Cheramie Cemetery in Galliano.

He is survived by his two sons Randy James Adams and wife Melinda, and Jason Patrick Adams. Two of his eleven siblings' sister Hazel "Lou" Stoute and brother Thomas "Joe" Adams. His grandchildren Zoe and Danielle Adams, Judd, Jene, and Jason Ellis Adams, and numerous nieces and nephews, also the family would like to extend a special thanks to his caregiver and daughter in law for the past several months Shelley Curole Adams.

He was preceded in death by his wife Willima "Lilly" Adams, his son Billy Bob Adams, his parents Arthur and Jolina Duet Adams, his sisters Bertha Adams, Rita Adams, and Lenora Dupre, his brothers Andrew, Arthur Jr., Sidney. Edless, and Irwin Adams all of which were born at home by midwives.

He was a veteran of WWII in the Pacific Theater in the 3rd Marine Division of Iwo Jima. He was awarded the Purple Heart for his sacrifices. Once returned he was an employee of Schlumerger for 26 years. He enjoyed the outdoors with his extended family and loved hunting and fishing, a Classic Cajun. A special thanks to all the gang at St. Joseph Hospice, God Bless You All.


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  • Created by: Pennsylvania Lady
  • Added: 29 Nov 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 44917569
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ellis Joseph “Palook” Adams (27 Apr 1925–10 Mar 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 44917569, citing Cheramie Cemetery, Galliano, Lafourche Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Pennsylvania Lady (contributor 39530540) .